Day Two Wednesday 20 May

08:30
Registration and welcome coffee
08:50
Opening remarks from the chair

Sean Hall
Founder
Energx

COMPLIANCE, LEGISLATION AND REGULATION THAT WILL INFLUENCE POLICY MAKING

09:00
Opening Keynote Speaker: Implementing All Roles Flex and your legal responsibilities

To enable All Roles Flex, policies and processes throughout the entire organisation need to be reviewed and updated. In this session, Courtney will provide guidance on following the correct procedure by addressing specific requirements and legal obligations that arise from implementing flexible working.

The Hon. Courtney Houssos, MLC
Labor Member of the NSW Legislative Council
Parliament of New South Wales

09:30
Legal minefields you don’t want blowing up in your face

When implementing flexible work, there can be a range of issues that arise. Failing to take note and deal with them can lead to unintended consequences, including legal claims. This presentation will address the 3 big minefields to avoid:

  • Saying “no”
  • Failing to set and manage expectations
  • Working from home dilemmas

Jo Alilovic
Director and Employment Lawyer
3D HR Legal

10:00
What’s everyone else doing?

This session will showcase different flex and agile models in quick fire presentations to help you understand what other options are out there and what you could apply in your own business.

Kylie Fuller
Head of Diversity and Inclusion
Telstra

Simone Shugg
Chief People Officer
NearMap

10:45
Morning tea break

STRATEGIES TO MEASURE PERFORMANCE AND OUTCOMES

11:15
Results only vs time-based metrics

This session will explore how businesses can get over their ‘9 to 5’ mentality and adopt an outcome based structure:

  • How to set and present clear communication of KPI’s and expectations
  • Measurement metrics to give confidence the job is being done
  • The best management and leadership styles to make this work

Presenter to be announced

11:45
Hackathon: How to build a practical flexible and agile working toolkit that will work for your industry

This session offers a facilitated opportunity for different industry sectors to group together and creatively brainstorm solutions to industry-specific challenges. As a team, you will create a flexible and agile working toolkit that you can apply in your organisation.

Sean Hall
Founder
Energx
 

12:45
Networking lunch

EXAMINING THE OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES TECHNOLOGY HAS TO OFFER

13:45
Case Study: Tech for teamwork

This session will cover the essential role technology plays in the current and future of work:

  • Your technology resource must haves
  • How to use technology to reduce isolation in remote work
  • Training to ensure technology is being used to its full potential

Marc Havercroft
Global Chief Customer Officer
SAP SuccessFactors

14:15
Partner Presentation
14:45
Afternoon tea break
15:15
DIY agenda

Deep dive into the areas that mean the most to you. Choose 3 x 30 minute roundtables facilitated by experts in the flexible and agile working arena.

1. Changing behaviours and challenging beliefs: what works?

Siobhan Brahe
Principal Advisor, Flexible Working
NSW Public Service Commission

2. Optimising the present and cultivating the future: how flexibility builds capability for the future of work

Maja Paleka
Director and Co-Founder
Juggle Strategies

3. Enterprise capability mapping – fighting ‘your war’ with ‘your talent’

Nick Kennedy
Managing Partner
deliberatedge

4. Going from fixed to flex

Gillian Stapleton
Chief Executive Officer
Direct Selling Australia

And more to come..

16:45
Closing remarks from the chair
17:00
End of Day Two and close of conference